Presentation on theme: "MontagDienstagMittwochDonnerstagFrietagSamstagSonntag 123456 78910111213 14151617181920 21222324252627 28293031 Oktober 2013 Tag der deutschen Einheit."— Presentation transcript:
MontagDienstagMittwochDonnerstagFrietagSamstagSonntag 123456 78910111213 14151617181920 21222324252627 28293031 Oktober 2013 Tag der deutschen Einheit The Day of German Unity is the national day of Germany, celebrated to commerate the day of German reunification on October 3, 1990. Commemerating the founding of the Republik Österreich in 1955, Austria’s national holiday, called Flag Day, is celebrated every year on the 26 th of October Nationalfeiertag Halloween Although it is not a traditional German celebration, Halloween has gained popularity within recent years in Austria and Germany.
MontagDienstagMittwochDonnerstagFrietagSamstagSonntag 123 45678910 11121314151617 18192021222324 252617282930 November 2013 Allerheiligen All Saints’ Day Allerseelen This day celebrates Sankt Martin, Bishop of Tours, one of the most honored European saints. It is also celebrated as the end of the harvest season. Many parts of Europe celebrate with the procession of children with candle-lit lanterns and a feast of roast goose. All Souls’ Day, also known as the Commemoration of all Faithful departed. It is observed mainly in the Catholic Church. Martinstag
MontagDienstagMittwochDonnerstagFrietagSamstagSonntag 2345678 9101112131415 16171819202122 23242526272829 3031 Dezember 2013 Nikolaustag St. Nicholas brings gifts to children who left their shoes in front of the door the night before (not Santa Claus). Mariä Emp ängnis Christmas Eve – German children get their presents on this night instead of Christmas day Feast of the Immaculate Conception Heiligabend Weihnachten Zweiter Weihnachten Silvester Merry Christmas – Frohe Weihnachten! Second Christmas – known as Stephanstag, St. Stephen’s Day, in Austria. Also known as Boxing Day. The name comes from Saint Sylvester, who’s feast was celebrated on this day. Today it is widely celebrated simply as New Year’s Eve